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Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 Marker
Inscription.  Twelve miles from Quialutimack on the march from Wyoming to Teaoga August 3, 1779 Lay on lowlands between this point and the river
 
Erected 1929 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians marker series.
 
Location. 41° 32.309′ N, 75° 56.915′ W. Marker is in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, in Wyoming County. Marker is at the intersection of West Tioga Street (BUS US 6) and Warren Street on West Tioga Street (BUS US 6). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tunkhannock PA 18657, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sullivan's March (here, next to this marker); Discover Tunkhannock (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tunkhannock (about 600 feet away); Wyoming County (about 600 feet away); Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); The Freedom Tree
Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 Marker
(about 700 feet away); Walter B. Tewksbury (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tunkhannock.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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